ITFORUM Jobs of Interest for the Week of November 14, 2016

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The ITFORUM site (Scott Warren) does a nice job of collecting job announcements in instructional design and instructional technology. These are mostly in higher education, and some in business/industry. Jobs of Interest. The following were culled from the last couple of weeks. Source: ITFORUM Jobs of Interest for the Week of November 14, 2016 | ITFORUM Jobs

University of Memphis New Faculty Orientation — online teaching tips

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I was pleased to be part of a panel on effective teaching this morning for our new faculty at the University of Memphis. Here are the notes from what I shared this morning. There is so much to learn about effective online teaching, and this is just a brief list of some practical tips for instructors who are “thrown into the […]

IDT Consulting and Project Management Course Resources — IDT 7078

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I really enjoyed teaching a new course this past summer, called IDT 7078 Seminar in IDT — Consulting and Project Management. The students produced some really interesting and useful projects, and you can see them all here. Essentially these are compiled resources around a topic area. IDT 7078 Broad Areas and Topics – Google Docs I conducted a series of interviews […]

Daniel Taylor Dissertation Final Defense June 20th, 1PM

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June 20th, 1PM in Ball 320. All guests welcome. I’ll see about video recording it. Daniel has a very good project. Source: Daniel Taylor Dissertation Final Defense | Dissertations in the College of Education The College of Education announces the final dissertation defense of Daniel Taylor for the degree of Doctor of Education June 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm in […]

Chapter published on personal learning environments

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I’m pleased to see that the chapter I wrote with co-author (and UM IDT alumnus) Michael Dowdy is now in print, as a part of the edited book by George Veletsianos of Royal Roads University. The book is titled “Emergence and Innovation in Digital Learning:Foundations and Applications”, and is published by Athabasca press. It is available for purchase, or as a […]